American Veteran Welding’s owner and operator Derrick Aguilar, is a United States Marine Corps Veteran with certified welding and metal fabrication experience.


Aguilar enlisted after graduating high school in Southwest Florida and deploying overseas in support of Operation Enduring Freedom in 2012.


After four honorable years of active service, Derrick received  an honorable discharge from the Armed Forces and continued to move forward in his welding career obtaining higher certifications and various lead welding roles.

In 2018 Derrick established American Veteran Welding LLC, mobile welding and fabrication company. Specializing in custom fabrication and welding repairs to various heavy and earth moving equipment.